BEST PICK: A JOURNEY THROUGH FILM HISTORY AND THE ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Pick: A Journey through Film History and the Academy Awards Hardcover – February 15, 2022by John Dorney (Author), Jessica Regan (Author), Tom Salinsky (Author), Helen O'Hara (Foreword)A fascinating history of motion pictures through the lens of the Academy Awards,...
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CITY OF NETS: A PORTRAIT OF HOLLYWOOD IN 1940S
City of Nets: A Portrait of Hollywood in the 1940's by Otto Friedrich (Author), Glen David Gold (Foreword) A dazzling social and cultural history of Hollywood’s golden age in the decade from World War II to the Korean WarIn 1939,...
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EARLY HOLLYWOOD
The image of Hollywood often translates as some otherworldly dreamscape filled with fantastic lives and fantasy fulfillment. The real deal was carved from the Southern California desert as an outpost northwest of Los Angeles. The movie industry arrived when tumbleweeds...
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EARLY PARAMOUNT STUDIOS
Early Paramount Studios (Images of America)by E.J. Stephens , Michael Christaldi, et al. | Jul 15, 2013   For over 100 years, Paramount Pictures has been captivating movie and television audiences worldwide with its alluring imagery and compelling stories. Arising...
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EARLY UNIVERSAL CITY
Early Universal City (Images of America) Paperback – August 26, 2009 by Robert S. Birchard (Author) Known as much today for its theme park, Universal City is also the largest and the longest continuously operating movie studio in "Hollywood." The...
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EARLY WARNER BROS. STUDIOS
Early Warner Bros. Studios (Images of America) Paperback – July 26, 2010by E.J. Stephens (Author), Marc Wanamaker (Author) Since 1928, Warner Bros. has produced thousands of beloved films and television shows at the studio's magical 110-acre film factory in Burbank....
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HOLLYWOOD BEHIND THE LENS
The Hollywood Behind the Lens: Treasures from the Bison Archives Hardcover – May 7, 2024 by Marc Wanamaker Bison Archives (Author), Steven Bingen (Author) “Los Angeles is a city that runs from its own past” explains historian and Bison Archives...
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HOLLYWOOD PRIDE: A CELEBRATION OF LGBTQ+ REPRESENTATION AND PERSEVERANCE IN FILM
Hollywood Pride: A Celebration of LGBTQ+ Representation and Perseverance in Film (Turner Classic Movies) Hardcover – May 14, 2024 by Alonso Duralde (Author) For generations, members of the LGBTQ+ community in Hollywood needed to be discreet about their lives but—make...
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HOLLYWOOD: 1940-2008
Since World War II, Hollywood has fought and won that same war many times, won the West even more often—plus got the girl—and laughed like crazy, too. The postwar era in the dream factory was a prosperous time of expansion...
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HOLLYWOOD: THE ORAL HISTORY (PAPERBACK)
Hollywood: The Oral Historyby Jeanine Basinger (Author), Sam Wasson (Author) – November 21, 2023The real story of Hollywood as told by such luminaries as Steven Spielberg, Frank Capra, Katharine Hepburn, Meryl Streep, Harold Lloyd, and nearly four hundred others, assembled from...
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HOLLYWOODLAND
Hollywoodland (Images of America) Paperback – May 16, 2011 by Mary Mallory (Author), Hollywood Heritage Inc. (Author) Established by real estate developers Tracy E. Shoults and S. H. Woodruff in 1923, Hollywoodland was one of the first hillside developments built...
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HORROR CINEMA
Get ready to quake in fear with this revised and expanded edition of our history of horror cinema. This chilling volume packs 640 pages full with the finest slashers, ghosts, zombies, cannibals, and more, curating the very creepiest screen creations...
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JAMES BOND AND THE SIXTIES SPY CRAZE
James Bond and the Sixties Spy Crazeby Thom Shubilla (Author) – April 2, 2024James Bond the the 60s Spy Craze will explore James Bond films and the number of movies and television shows of the 1960s inspired by Ian Fleming’s character....
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KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON
Killers of the Flower Moon (Movie Tie-in Edition) THE OSAGE MURDERS AND THE BIRTH OF THE FBI By David Grann. In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Nation in Oklahoma. After...
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LOCATION FILMING IN LOS ANGELES
Los Angeles has reigned for more than a century as the world capital of the film industry, a unique and ever-changing city that has been molded and recast thousands of times through the artistic visions and cinematic dreams of Hollywood's...
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MICHAEL MANN: A CONTEMPORARY RETROSPECTIVE
Michael Mann: A Contemporary Retrospective Hardcover – May 21, 2024 by Jean-Baptiste Thoret (Author), Gavin Bowd (Translator)   During his career, Michael Mann has drawn a singular and innovative line within the Hollywood industry. The Last of the Mohicans, Heat,...
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MOVIE STUDIOS OF CULVER CITY
After watching pioneer filmmaker Thomas Ince film one of his famous Westerns on Ballona Creek, city founder Harry Culver saw the economic base for his city. Culver announced plans for the city in 1913 and attracted three major movie studios...
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MOVIES OF THE 2000S, 2ND ED.
100 Movies of the 2000s Hardcover – November 4, 2022by Jürgen Müller (Editor)Our Movies series enters the 21st century with this definitive lineup of the 100 most important films made during the 2000s, an age of evergreen franchises, historical epics,...
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MY FIRST TIME IN HOLLYWOOD
My First Tim in Hollywoodby Cari Beauchamp (Author) – November 17, 2020Over forty legends of the film business recount their first trip to Hollywood. Actors, directors, screenwriters, cinematographers, and editors-half of them women-recall the long joinery, their initial impressions, their struggle...
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ON KUBRICK
On Kubrick: Revised Edition 2nd Edition by James Naremore (Author) In a comprehensively revised and updated new edition, James Naremore provides an illuminating critical account of the films of Stanley Kubrick, from his earliest feature, Fear and Desire (1953), to...
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PARAMOUNT STUDIOS: 1940-2000
The fascinating tale of Hollywood powerhouse Paramount Pictures--beginning with its birth in the 1910s through the turbulent decade of the 1930s--was told in Early Paramount Studios by Marc Wanamaker, Michael Christaldi, and E.J. Stephens. Now the same authors are back...
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PARAMOUNT: CITY OF DREAMS
Paramount: City of Dreams Paperback – February 20, 2020 by Steven Bingen (Author) Paramount: City of Dreams brings to life the operations of the world’s grandest movie lot as never before by opening its famous gates and revealing – for...
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RKO: RADIO PICTURES:A TITAN IS BORN
RKO Radio Pictures: A Titan Is Born First Editionby Richard B. B. Jewell (Author)One of the “Big Five” studios of Hollywood’s golden age, RKO is remembered today primarily for the famous films it produced, from King Kong and Citizen Kane...
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SILENT WOMEN: PIONEERS OF CINEMA
Silent Women: Pioneers of Cinema Paperback – April 26, 2016 by Cheryl Robson (Author), Kevin Brownlow (Author), Shelley Stamp (Author), Karen Day (Author), Maria Giese (Author), Dr Pieter Aquilia (Author), Dr Patricia di Risio (Author), Melody Bridges (Editor), Bryony Dixon...
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TARANTINO: A RETROSPECTIVE
Tarantino: A Retrospective: Revised and Expanded Editionby Tom Shone (Author) – September 7, 2021Celebrate more than three decades of filmmaking by diving into the brilliant, twisted mind of Quentin Tarantino, and discover the artistic process of an Oscar-winning legend.Born in Knoxville,...
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THE MGM EFFECT: HOW A HOLLYWOOD STUDIO CHANGED THE WORLD
The MGM Effect: How a Hollywood Studio Changed the World Hardcoverby Steven Bingen (Author) – August 15, 2022Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer’s emblem, which has opened thousands of movies since 1924, is the most recognized corporate symbol in the world. Not just in the entertainment...
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THE MICKEY MOUSE LEGACY: THE ULTIMATE HISTORY OF A MODERN HERO
Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse. The Ultimate History. 40th Ed. Hardcover – September 22, 2020by David Gerstein (Author), J. B. Kaufman (Author), Bob Iger (Author), Daniel Kothenschulte (Editor) On November 18, 1928, the world’s most famous Mouse made his very first...
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THE QUEER FILM GUIDE
The Queer Film Guide: 100 great movies that tell LGBTQIA+ stories Hardcover – May 16, 2023by Kyle Turner (Author) Enjoy your night in with these movies that tell queer stories. Have you noticed something about every “100 Greatest Movies Ever...
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THEATRES IN LOS ANGELES
Los Angeles and the movies grew up together, and a natural extension of the picture business was the premium presentation of the product--the biggest, best, and brightest theatres imaginable. The magnificent movie palaces along Broadway in downtown Los Angeles still...
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WARNER BROS. HOLLYWOOD'S ULTIMATE BACKLOT
Warner Bros.: Hollywood's Ultimate Backlot Paperbackby Steven Bingen (Author), Marc Wanamaker Doris Day (Foreword) – October 6, 2018Movie studios are the wondrous, almost magical locales where not just films, but legends, are created. Unfortunately, these celebrity playgrounds are, and always have...
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